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A Book is a Book

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The other day at work I had an impassioned conversation with a customer over what characterizes a book – that is to say, a solid, tangible, paperbound object – versus an e-book, that increasingly popular digital commodity that is poised to take over the world of literature, if it has not already done so. One of the things I pointed out about e-books is that they’re not actually ‘books’ at all...